Period
to 25 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for ISO 26262 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ISO 26262 over the 6 months to 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

ISO 26262
UK
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1159 1157 1285
Rank change year-on-year -2 +128 +9
Permanent jobs citing ISO 26262 22 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.010% 0.007%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.098% 0.079% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 15
UK median annual salary £53,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.78% - +9.76%
10th Percentile £41,500 £36,500 £38,500
90th Percentile £60,700 £49,750 £51,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £53,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +17.78% - +9.76%

ISO 26262 is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 22,457 21,613 27,241
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.90% 12.39% 12.93%
Number of salaries quoted 17,527 17,120 21,543
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,651 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.35% - +6.25%

ISO 26262
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ISO 26262 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ISO 26262 in the UK

ISO 26262
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISO 26262.

Salary trend for ISO 26262 in the UK

ISO 26262
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing ISO 26262 over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for ISO 26262 in the UK

ISO 26262
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISO 26262 within the UK over the 6 months to 25 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +24 22 £53,000 +17.78% 28
UK excluding London +13 22 £53,000 +17.78% 29
Midlands +14 15 £51,250 +13.89% 16
West Midlands +17 14 £50,000 +5.26% 14
East of England - 5 £53,000 - 5
Yorkshire +19 2 £40,000 -15.79% 4
North of England +15 2 £40,000 -15.79% 4
East Midlands -1 1 £60,000 +33.33% 2

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, IT jobs citing ISO 26262 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for ISO 26262.

1 20 (90.91%) C
2 19 (86.36%) Automotive
3 17 (77.27%) Software Engineering
4 13 (59.09%) C++
5 11 (50.00%) MISRA
6 7 (31.82%) Embedded C
6 7 (31.82%) Simulink
7 6 (27.27%) Electronics
7 6 (27.27%) MATLAB
8 5 (22.73%) Coaching
8 5 (22.73%) FMEA
9 4 (18.18%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (18.18%) Prototyping
10 3 (13.64%) QA
10 3 (13.64%) Rational DOORS
10 3 (13.64%) MathWorks
10 3 (13.64%) VxWorks
10 3 (13.64%) Workflow
10 3 (13.64%) Windows
10 3 (13.64%) IEC 62304
10 3 (13.64%) MISRA C
10 3 (13.64%) People Management
11 2 (9.09%) Power Management
11 2 (9.09%) Embedded C++
11 2 (9.09%) Firmware
11 2 (9.09%) C#
11 2 (9.09%) Python
11 2 (9.09%) Validation
11 2 (9.09%) High Availability
11 2 (9.09%) Defensive Programming

ISO 26262
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Simulink
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.55%) Stateflow
2 1 (4.55%) TargetLink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Bluetooth
1 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
1 1 (4.55%) FlexRay
1 1 (4.55%) GPRS
1 1 (4.55%) GSM
1 1 (4.55%) Modbus
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (4.55%) ClearCase
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 19 (86.36%) Automotive
2 6 (27.27%) Electronics
3 1 (4.55%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Software Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Automotive Software Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Embedded Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Automotive Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Architect
6 1 (4.55%) C Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C++ Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C++ Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Design Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Real Time Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Real Time Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Software Design Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) VxWorks
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Software Engineering
2 5 (22.73%) Coaching
2 5 (22.73%) FMEA
3 4 (18.18%) Prototyping
4 3 (13.64%) People Management
4 3 (13.64%) Workflow
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.09%) Defensive Programming
5 2 (9.09%) Digital Signal Processing
5 2 (9.09%) High Availability
5 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
5 2 (9.09%) Physics
5 2 (9.09%) Power Management
5 2 (9.09%) Signal Processing
5 2 (9.09%) Validation
6 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.55%) QMS
6 1 (4.55%) SysML
6 1 (4.55%) Telematics
6 1 (4.55%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) C
2 13 (59.09%) C++
3 7 (31.82%) Embedded C
4 6 (27.27%) MATLAB
5 2 (9.09%) C#
5 2 (9.09%) Embedded C++
5 2 (9.09%) Python
6 1 (4.55%) ANSI C
6 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (50.00%) MISRA
2 3 (13.64%) IEC 62304
2 3 (13.64%) MISRA C
2 3 (13.64%) QA
3 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001
3 1 (4.55%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) MathWorks
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft